Cornelius "Constellations of Music"

Cornelius has a new collection of his recent works coming. At a first glance it seems to be part of the "CM" series (the previous was "CM4" in 2012), though this one is distinguished by bringing a good share of new recordings and rare tracks.

"Holiday Hymn" and "Tokyo Twilight" are brand new Cornelius songs, while "May You Always" (The McGuire Sisters cover) is a previously unreleased song that's been performed live with salyu x salyu. Also included is a brand new song by Ohno Yumiko (Buffalo Daughter), "Escalator Step".

Check out this release special site.

Amazon and HMV give away a promo badge while supplies last.

Oyamada Keigo (Cornelius) can be seen performing live part of Metafive, the headlining act of festival World Happiness 2015 to be held on Sunday August 23.

Cornelius "Constellations Of Music"

(Artist / Title)
1. Ohno Yumiko / Escalator Step
2. Sakamoto Shintaro feat. Fuko Nakamura / yūrei no kibun de (Cornelius Mix)
3. The Bird And The Bee and Cornelius / Heart Throbs And Apple Seeds
4. salyu × salyu / Hammond Song
5. Cornelius / Holiday Hymn
6. Korallreven / Try Anything Once (with Cornelius)
7. Cornelius / Night People
8. Penguin Cafe / Solaris (Cornelius Mix)
9. Gotye / Eyes Wide Open (Cornelius Remix)
10. Plastic Sex / The End
11. Sakanaction / Music (Cornelius Remix)
12. Cornelius / Tokyo Twilight
13. salyu x salyu / May You Always

Warner Music WPCL-12154
Out 8/19, ¥2500 (excl. tax)
Order: CDJapan, YesAsia, Play-Asia, Amazon, HMV, Tower Records
† Tower Records ships within Japan only

Find out more about: Cornelius, OHNO Yumiko, Plastics, SAKAMOTO Shintaro, Sakanaction, Salyu

Posted on | Released on August 19, 2015 | Comments (3) | Tweet |

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Cornelius left out the ad soundtrack music I really liked. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eHijwkmiPEA), although some other things seem to be made using the same beats and samples as building blocks.

Please add a post if you notice that there'll be a live stream for World Happiness! Thank you!

Posted by Ed on


What a cool commercial! Yanmar is a tractor maker that's been around for over a hundred years, and I think it's trying to appeal to younger people by using fashion... and Cornelius! :) Can't fail!

I doubt there'll be live streaming of World Happiness, but if I get any info I'll post on Twitter!

Posted by Patrick on


Patrick - do you know anything about Night People? Was that also an original song for this set?

Posted by Martin Roberts on



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